Framfield, Sussex Genealogy

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Parish History

FRAMFIELD (St. Thomas à Becket), a parish, in the union of Uckfield, hundred of Loxfield-Dorset, rape of Pevensey, E. division of Sussex, 2 miles (S. E.) from Uckfield A school is supported by endowment.[1]

Framfield St Thomas a Becket is an Ancient Parish in the Wealden district of East Sussex.

A history of the church Framfield St Thomas a Becket

The parish church of St Thomas a Becket  has been designated a grade II listed building listed building

Framfield Sussex Online Parish Clerks(OPC)

See also Framfield Wikipedia a list of places to worship in Wealden Wikipedia


Civil Registration

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

This parish was part of Uckfield registration district from September 1837. see further details To apply for certificates please contact
East Sussex
The Register Office
Town Hall
Grove Road
BN21 4UG
Phone 01323 464780
Fax 01323 431386

Church records

Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Framfield

Census records

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 464162.


Poor Law Unions

Uckfield Poor Law Union, Sussex

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Sussex Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers

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  1. Samuel A. Lewis, ,A Topographical Dictionary of England(1848), pp. 259-263. Date accessed: 27 September 2013